Monthly Archives: August 2013

Public views sought on railway station security

The EU SecureStation project is seeking the views of the travelling public regarding security at railway stations. The project is looking at how to reduce the risks of general crime, fire, and the extreme of a terrorist attack, and is asking the public’s views on different security measures. Find out more and take part in

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Award Ceremony

Institution of Mechanical Engineers Railway Division prize awarded

The paper “Studs: a squat-type defect in rails” written by MERail researcher David Fletcher in collaboration with authors from Tubelines, Railmeasurement Ltd and Instituto Politecnico Nacional in Mexico, has been awarded the Institution of Mechanical Engineers Railway Division AR Bennett Premium Award 2013. The paper describes work identifying the growth mechanism of a new and

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